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  • Excellent52%
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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Stayed here with my daughter for one night whilst visiting the Winelands. Good accommodation, comfortable beds and a good breakfast. Has a colonial feel and is a little dated, however we felt this added to its charm.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We have stayed at La Ballon Rouge for the last 3 years and intend staying on future visits. Jenny and David are excellent hosts and helpful in evergy way. The location could not be better, near to all restaurants and shops. La Ballon Rouge has...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Le Ballon Rouge was great experience. The location near to everything in Franschhoek. Small place with nice pool area. The breakfast was good, but coffee was not in my taste. Wifi didn't work at the pool rooms.

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We had a lovely stay in Le Ballon Rouge! It's proximity to the main drag in Franshoek was idea, the staff were really very helpful, the space itself was lovely, the bed comfortable and the breakfast was delicious. We were fortunate enough to be there...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Beautiful house, great location, good breakfast. Would go back again. Wine bus and tram good value and good fun. Main Street just round the corner with good pubs and restaurants. Surrounded by beautiful mountains.

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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
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Price range
US$92 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$92 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Rooms 9 or 10 are probably the best"
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"We each stayed in a different level room but the suite we had on the first floor was huge and very..."
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"Rooms in the inner yard is not facing the street - should be quieter (rooms 6-8)."
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"Quiet location in easy reach of things to do"
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